Where Do You Draw the Line with Humor?

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Recently I shared a (what I thought was) funny meme on my Facebook where Jesus was depicted making a joke (see below). It turns out, not everybody has a sense of humor when it comes to Jesus. I got some reactions from people who were ‘offended’ and ‘disappointed’ that I would post something like that.

I admit, it bothered me a bit, and you know why? I never even hesitated before posting it. To me, it was so clearly funny, and not even close to being offensive. Or a profanity, as one commenter labeled it.

It has really made me wonder:

Where do you draw the line with Christian humor?

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How to Deal with Being Called a Nerd [Video]

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Raise your hand if you are a nerd or geek! You can draw your own distinctions, but both Christian nerds and Christian geeks find ChurchMag a great place to be. We’ve covered the differences between the two several times: The Difference Between Geeks and Nerds, Based on Research? Are You A Geek Or Nerd? [Infographic] […]

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Attend the Seeds Conference 2014 for FREE [Videos]

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One thing I love about Church on the Move is that they are giving away as much as they possibly can. ┬áSo each year when they host the Seeds conference I look forward to the weeks afterward when they put out the video of their worship and speakings from the conference on their Vimeo site. […]

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One Simple Tip to Boost Your Creativity

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I’m a writer and so I follow a lot of blogs on writing. One topic that keeps popping up, is one that I always skip. It’s how to boost your creativity. I always have more ideas than I have time to execute. Seriously, I have been blogging for various blogs for years and I have […]

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I’m a Textpert [Rap Battle]

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Are you a textpert? I hope not. Rhett & Link pull-off their usual funny music video, but this time it’s a serious topic. Be sure to watch it to the end, the punchline is the most important reminder you could have all week:

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How Frozen Should Have Ended [Video]

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There has been some awesome parodies and funny videos spinning off the Disney film, Frozen. My kids love this film and have been singing songs from it for months (feels like years). But I am wondering … should it have ended like this?

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7 Simple Reasons to Join the ChurchMag Matrix

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Everyone wants your email address. Your bank, the grocery store, Google, and more than one Nigerian prince. Not to mention Twitter, Facebook, and Pinterest. Well, we do not want your email address. Not really. Truth is, ChurchMag is launching a new world domination campaign and we want to share it with you. So why join […]

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Tech Wreck Tuesday #18: When Does The Bleeding Stop

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So I became inspired by my buddy Eric Dye with his ChurchMag Podcast and the idea of communicating across a medium that is not only versatile, but actually quite great to consume if done well. I am always up for trying something new with communicating a message to people and working on improving my craft. […]

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Secrets of a Killer Blog Post [Infographic]

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The joys of blogging can also be some of the biggest pains. My first month of writing posts I found myself feverishly writing down everything I could put on the web. By month three, I was slowing down. But month six, I was wondering why I was not getting traffic and if maybe it was […]

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